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CSPAN
Nov 25, 2012 2:45pm EST
understood that it was only right under very restricted conditions, and the healthcare sector was one condition in which it was never right, and similar to my own work on economics of asymmetric information -- >> core understanding. >> what it showed is the reasonable the invisible hand seems invisible is that it's not there. and this gesture is a real case on point. >> just to add, all abstract reasoning, but thenk at reality and it's overwhelming. the -- looking across countries can the united states has the most market oriented healthcare system and the most expensive without getting better results. >> we're ranked 37th in the world in the world health organization in terms of quality. >> within the united states, although medicare is very expensive, it has been much more successful at cost control than private insurers have been, medicaid even more successful, and the crazy thing about america, we actually have everything -- all possible systems of some version here. the veterans health administration, which is true socialized medicine, the doctors are government employees --
ABC
Nov 25, 2012 10:00am PST
the system they are cared for. let's talk about discrimination in the healthcare system? >> it's an overwhelming problem facing the community. it's by providers who are not culturally competent to and insurance companies and public health care plans. so it's an incredible step that the city of san francisco to start providing this essential medical necessary care. >> cheryl: do you have any cases that come to mind right now that have been big wins? >> not about healthcare, but we actually had a really exciting win a few months ago in employment discrimination. the state of california has terrific laws that protect the transgender community. in april of this year, the federal equal employment opportunity commission ruled that title 7 the federal sex discrimination law protects transgender people on the job. that is a legal protection that extends to transgender and gender nonconforming people. >> let me read you a quote. he says it's the civil rights issue of our time, that is from joe biden. do you want to comment on that? >> i think it's really amazing an administration who is so a
FOX News
Nov 25, 2012 12:00pm PST
ready for the regulatory flood from healthcare to financial services to energy, a guide to the new rules that are about to hit our already fragile economy. as talks continue, big defense cuts are still on the table. should republicans embrace the sequester or make a deal to avoid it? deal to avoid it? >> paul: i'm paul gigot. with his second term how secure, is the signature healthcare law a sure thing. from the obamacare a sure thing or vast expansion of medicaid, heavily dependent on state implementation and a growing number of the governors are saying they won't do the federal government's bidding. wisconsin's scott walker is one of them and joins me now, governor, great to have you with us. >> paul, good to be with you. >> paul: when you wrote to the hhs secretary kathleen sebelius, you wouldn't set up a state exchange you wouldn't have the flexibility to make it work. why don't you elaborate on what you mean by lack of flexibility. >> each of the governors who run it, a state run, partnership or referring to the federal government. any folks that have a state run exchange they
PBS
Nov 25, 2012 10:00am PST
says healthcare benefits don't include provisions for home health care or assisted living. >> you can get a new heart but you can't get somebody to take you to the supermarket. the assumption is that families will do that for themselves and families will pay for it themselves until they're impoverished and then the government will pay for them, if there'sny medicaid. >> complicating the situation even further, as is often the case, gross and her brother had to work through longstanding tensions in their own relationship as well as what she calls old family baggage with their mother. >> if there were some way for people in the moment to understand which of it is real and which of it is baggage and leave the baggage at the door, they would come out of it much better. >> the many difficult problems can take a severe emotional toll, especially for women, who are the majority of parental carevers. gross says she never realized how many exhausted, stressed-out caregivers were out there, until she became one of them. >> you would see them all the time in the parking lot of either the ass
CBS
Nov 24, 2012 6:00pm PST
, applications that can help americans take control of their own health and healthcare. >> you don't need a master's degree to use an app. >> to melissa ketterer this handheld information industry came clear on clear in the afternoon with her husband's life in the balance, she had an app for that. >> wyatt andrews, irving, texas. >> reid: it is a big day for anybody with a $2 power jackpot project. >> it has swelled $225 million. >> the chance of winning the big prize, one in $175 million. >> coming up on tonight's cbs evening news, virtual advertising, virtually everywhere you turn. in japan these days. us is us is discuss us is it >> reid: the music video gangnam style broke the record today with more than 800 million youtube viewing since its release in august, the song by the south korean singer and songwriter psy is a celebration of seoul's nightlife district. >> in japan, high speed connections and plunging hardware prices are bringing high tech ads to every corner of every day life, lucy craft takes a look. >> reporter: at this recent trade show, the new look of japanese advertising,
FOX News
Nov 25, 2012 3:00am PST
eagle 9.39. let me start with you. smokers, you have higher healthcare costs, why not make them pay more? >> well, the truth is, allison, smokers don't have higher healthcare costs. i know this sounds bizarre and it's an ugly truth. the fact is the dutch studied it the congressional research studied it and so has the new england journal of medicine. it turns out fighting the diseases of old age much more expensive than fighting smoker's diseases. >> the diseases caused by cigarette smoking result in $96 billion in healthcare costs each year. >> the cdc.gov will knot calculate the diseases of old age into that calculation. that's why they make it look as so smokers cost more in reality and anybody can look this up. use your search engine the cost of smoking in healthcare you will find even the congressional research service says it's nonsense. >> allison, this is pizbizarre. gary noland was the candidate for president of the libertarian party which stands for american free enterprise and letting businesses not government make their decisions. millions of businesses have already made
CNN
Nov 25, 2012 10:00am PST
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CSPAN
Nov 24, 2012 7:00pm EST
that really have showing some real promise. >> there is an aal ji to healthcare. these are essential to our economy right now. and it seesms they are going to involve a big government role because the private sector isn't going to always do them. but right now it seems like they don't have what market discipline can provide. they don't have a t lot of accountability or competition. sit right to think of it what we want to do is inject more competition into higher education or is that not the right way to think of the problem? >> absolutely we want to put more competition in. i don't think it will be the type of competition you see in restaurants where lots of them go out of business and the ones who are good create a chain and are big. you won't see that because the ability to have somebody new come in -- the acreddation people make it almost impossible for somebody new to come in. so what you will see is share shifting if you have the right measures between the right actors. so competition in the stheans university presidents are competitive, not to maximize profit but the
FOX News
Nov 25, 2012 9:00am PST
there's a deal, higher cost of healthcare and worries about another recession. >> shannon: thank you so much. >> imagine dangling from had overpass for more than an hour. after the break, find out why police say that was all the driver's fault. try running four.ning a restaurant is hard, fortunately we've got ink. it gives us 5x the rewards on our internet, phone charges and cable, plus at office supply stores. rewards we put right back into our business. this is the only thing we've ever wanted to do and ink helps us do it. make your mark with ink from chase. >> shannon: rescuers raced against the clock to save this driver. they were able to keep the truck from plummeting over the edge by securing it to a fire engine. the driver was arrested for drunk driving. >>> the fiscal cliff has been mounting for months. americans are fed up. we asked to you tweet about who you blame. most of
FOX News
Nov 25, 2012 7:00am PST
healthcare. maybe you lose some financial crisis you may not be eating healthy gdiet or lose your membership to the gym. nobody knows. what's important if you are losing -- if you lost your job some of the symptoms of anxiety, depression can be similar to heart attack. you may get chest pain short of breath recognizing it and not dismissing it is extremely important. with heart attack the sooner you get to the doctor the better the outcome is going to be. it's an interesting study we can learn from this. if you are not happy with your job stay put. the effect on your heart is a lot worse. >> doctor, i image age plays a factor into it, too as well. >> absolutely. what's unique about this it's the first time we have looked at the couple latif cumulative eff. there's a 35 percent increased risk of heart attack when you lose your job. over the 18 years the number of times you lose your job increases your risk of a problem of a heart attack. a thousand heart attacks in the 13,000 people studied. the reasons are twofold because of lifestyle issues you don't exercise when you lose your j
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